Artists in Residence

The Artist-in-Residence Program is a core component of Manhattan Edit Workshop's Six Week Art of Editing Course. Top film editors join the class to screen and discuss their work, while students share their edits for comments and critique.

Click a name below for a full Artist in Residence bio.

Norman Hollyn

Norman Hollyn is a long-time film, television and music editor (Heathers, The Cotton Club, Sophie's Choice, Oliver Stone’s Wild Palms), and is Associate Professor and Head of the Editing Track at the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. He is an author of nearly 100 articles and his book, "The Film Editing Handbook", has been internationally translated. His new book, "The Lean Forward Moment", is just out from Peachpit Press/Pearson.


EditFestNY - Straight Cuts - @NormanHollyn #editfest from Manhattan Edit Workshop on Vimeo.


NAB - On The Floor: Norm Hollyn from Manhattan Edit Workshop on Vimeo.